Dual core or Core Duo

  charliep 12:15 01 Dec 2006
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Not so long ago the latest must have processor was the dual core ( I got a Pentium D Dual Core 2.8 which I don't think is as good as the old Pentium 4 3.06 on my laptop). The dual core seems to have disappeared to be replaced with the core duo. Was the dual core a flop? What's the difference?

  anskyber 12:18 01 Dec 2006

No, not a flop simply a development along the way. Look out quad core is just around the corner.

You can compare performance here click here

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